result
4th Test, Melbourne, Mar 10 - 14 1882, England tour of Australia
309 & 234/2
Match drawn
England 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
George Ulyett c †Blackham b Garrett149-240130-
Dick Barlow c †Blackham b Garrett16--10-
John Selby  b Spofforth7--10-
Billy Bates st †Blackham b Garrett23--20-
Arthur Shrewsbury lbw b Palmer1--00-
Billy Midwinter c Palmer b Boyle21--20-
William Scotton st †Blackham b Giffen26--10-
Tom Emmett  b Giffen27--41-
Alfred Shaw (c)c Murdoch b Garrett3--00-
Dick Pilling not out 6--00-
Ted Peate c & b Garrett13--10-
Extras(b 10, lb 7)17
TOTAL(159.2 Ov, RR: 2.90)309
Fall of wickets: 1-32 (Dick Barlow), 2-49 (John Selby), 3-98 (Billy Bates), 4-109 (Arthur Shrewsbury), 5-177 (Billy Midwinter), 6-239 (George Ulyett), 7-281 (William Scotton), 8-284 (Tom Emmett), 9-288 (Alfred Shaw), 10-309 (Ted Peate)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Tom Garrett54.2238052.20---00
Frederick Spofforth51149212.70---00
Harry Boyle1843312.75---00
Joey Palmer2357014.56---00
George Giffen1361721.96---00
Australia 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Billy Murdoch (c) b Midwinter85-16560-
Alec Bannerman c & b Midwinter37--30-
Tom Horan c & b Midwinter20--20-
Percy McDonnell c Barlow b Ulyett52--31-
Hugh Massie c Emmett b Shaw19--00-
George Giffen c Scotton b Peate14--00-
Jack Blackham c †Pilling b Midwinter6--00-
Tom Garrett c Ulyett b Bates10--00-
Joey Palmer c Ulyett b Bates32--50-
Harry Boyle c Shrewsbury b Bates6--10-
Frederick Spofforth not out 3--00-
Extras(b 2, lb 7, nb 1, w 6)16
TOTAL(163.1 Ov, RR: 2.75)300
Fall of wickets: 1-110 (Alec Bannerman), 2-149 (Tom Horan), 3-153 (Billy Murdoch), 4-189 (Hugh Massie), 5-228 (George Giffen), 6-247 (Jack Blackham), 7-247 (Percy McDonnell), 8-280 (Tom Garrett), 9-297 (Joey Palmer), 10-300 (Harry Boyle)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Billy Bates28.1144932.60---00
Ted Peate2063812.85---00
Tom Emmett19142201.73---00
George Ulyett2484012.50---00
Dick Barlow1562502.50---00
Alfred Shaw1662912.71---00
Billy Midwinter4198142.96---00
England 2nd INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
George Ulyett c Palmer b Boyle64--31-
Dick Barlow run out 56--60-
John Selby not out 48--20-
Billy Bates not out 52--50-
Extras(b 12, lb 2)14
TOTAL(97.3 Ov, RR: 3.59)234/2
Fall of wickets: 1-98 (George Ulyett), 2-152 (Dick Barlow)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Tom Garrett2766203.44---00
Frederick Spofforth1533603.60---00
Harry Boyle2593812.27---00
Joey Palmer2054703.52---00
George Giffen8.312504.28---00
Alec Bannerman201209.00---00
MATCH DETAILS
Melbourne Cricket Ground
TossEngland, elected to bat first
SeriesEngland tour of Australia
Season1881/82
Series resultAustralia won the 4-match series 2-0
Match numberTest no. 8
Match daysday (0-day match)
Umpires
Australia Image
George Coulthard
England Image
James Lillywhite (jnr)
Balls per over4
CLOSE OF PLAY
Fri, 10 Mar - day 1 - England 1st innings 282/7 (Tom Emmett 27*, Alfred Shaw 1*)
Sat, 11 Mar - day 2 - Australia 1st innings 228/5 (Percy McDonnell 41*, Jack Blackham 0*)
Sun, 12 Mar - rest day
Mon, 13 Mar - day 3 - England 2nd innings 234/2 (John Selby 48*, Billy Bates 52*, 97.3 ov)
Tue, 14 Mar - day 4 - no play
MATCH NOTES
General
  • This was the last drawn Test in Australia until 1946-47. G Ulyett's 149 was the first Test hundred for England in Australia and it was the highest score for England on the first day of a Test in Australia until RW Barber scored 185 in 1965-66.